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Lisa M. DeAngelis, MD

Lisa M. DeAngelis, MDCurrent Position

Chair, Department of Neurology
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSKCC)
Professor of Neurology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University

MD, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, New York

Dr. DeAngelis came to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center as a fellow in neuro-oncology and joined the faculty in 1986. She became Chair of the Department of Neurology in 1997. She is also the Co-executive Director of the MSKCC Brain Tumor Center. Dr. DeAngelis is a Fellow in the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) and a member of the American Neurological Association (ANA) where she served as first Vice President. She is currently the Vice President of the American Academy of Neurology having previously served on their Board of Directors. She has served on numerous committees of the ANA, AAN and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). She is a member of the editorial board of Neurology and Journal of Neuro-oncology. She has received awards for her work including the 2009 Gary Lichtenstein Humanitarian Award from Voices Against Brain Cancer. She has been a visiting professor in numerous universities throughout the United States and internationally.


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